United States District Court, W.D. Pennsylvania
November 14, 2005.
FREDERICK B. WILLIAMS, Petitioner,
JAMES SHERMAN, Respondent.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: SEAN McLAUGHLIN, District Judge
This habeas corpus action was received by the Clerk of Court on
June 7, 2005, and was referred to United States Magistrate Judge
Susan Paradise Baxter for report and recommendation in accordance
with the Magistrates Act, 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1), and Rules 72.1.3
and 72.1.4 of the Local Rules for Magistrates.
The Magistrate Judge's Report and Recommendation [Doc. No. 11],
filed on October 27, 2005, recommended that the petition for writ
of habeas corpus [Doc. No. 4] be denied. The parties were allowed
ten (10) days from the date of service to file objections.
Service was made on Petitioner by certified mail and on
Respondent. Petitioner filed objections on November 10, 2005
[Doc. No. 12]. After de novo review of the petition and
documents in the case, together with the Report and
Recommendation and objections thereto, the following order is
AND NOW, this 14th day of November, 2005;
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the petition for writ of habeas
corpus [Doc. No. 4] is DENIED.
The Report and Recommendation [Doc. No. 11] of Magistrate Judge
Baxter, filed on October 27, 2005, is adopted as the opinion of
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